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First Trailer For 'Black Nativity' Sings Its Way Onto Your Computer Screen...

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • June 30, 2013 9:22 PM
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It debuted tonight during the BET Awards broadcast. Here's the first trailer for Fox Searchlight's Black Nativity, directed by Kasi Lemmons, which is set for a November 27, 2013 release.

Michael Jai White On The Passing Of Jim Kelly

  • By Sergio
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  • June 30, 2013 4:24 PM
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People around the world are still coming to grips with the shocking news today of the all-too-soon passing of martial arts film star and legend Jim Kelly.

Weekend B.O. June 28-30 (Not The Summer Of Sony)

  • By Sergio
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  • June 30, 2013 3:42 PM
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UH OH! Sony is not having a particularly good summer this year.
More: Box Office

SAD NEWS - Martial Arts Legend Jim Kelly Dies

  • By Sergio
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  • June 30, 2013 12:45 PM
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  • 27 Comments
Yes I know it's a real shocker.
More: Jim Kelly, RIP

Watch Trailer For The Quirky New Web Series 'No Strings, Please’

  • By Sergio
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  • June 29, 2013 4:17 PM
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Here’s a trailer for the offbeat new 10-episode web series No Strings, Please, which premieres on July 15th.
More: Web Series

ADIFF Presents The Law, Order and People of Color Film Series This Weekend (NYC)

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • June 29, 2013 11:08 AM
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I'm a day late in posting this, but better late than never. You have today and tomorrow to catch the rest of the scheduled screenings, including films we've profiled on this site, like Congo, White King, Red Rubber, Black Death (an eye-opening documentary on the greed, violent colonialism, and genocide brought on by King Leopold II, who raped the Congo of its resources) at 3pm today, and The House I Live In (a documentary on the human rights implications of the war on drugs) at 5pm.All screenings take place at Teachers College, Columbia University, 525 W 120th St. – 263 Macy. Tickets are $10 per screening ($8 for students and seniors; free with a valid Teachers College ID). Or you can buy a weekend pass for $30.

Review: Doc 'The Needle' Is Affecting Portrait of Gay Underground Clinic Owner

  • By Vanessa Martinez
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  • June 29, 2013 9:00 AM
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Hey Filmmakers! Amazon Studios Wants To See Your Shorts... To Turn Into Features

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • June 28, 2013 6:35 PM
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  • 6 Comments
More: FYI

Watch 5 Clips From Doc On Pioneering Black Punk Band Called Death (Now In Theaters)

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • June 28, 2013 4:43 PM
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Drafthouse Films has officially released the rockumentary A Band Called Death, on VOD, iTunes as well as digital download, and now in theaters (it opened today in select cities - For a full list of screening dates and locations please visit: http://drafthousefilms.com/film/a-band-called-death#watch).

Edu-taining 'Traffic'-Esque Doc 'How to Make Money Selling Drugs' Is Now In Theaters

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • June 28, 2013 4:31 PM
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